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Published: 28 July 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376873-123
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7687-3
... “the great revival at azusa street mission—­ how it began and how it ended” (Pentecostal Testimony, 1911, 3–4) On February 14th [1911], we began meetings in Azusa Mission. From the first day the power of God rested upon the meetings in a wonderful way. The altar was crowded at...
Published: 09 August 1985
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382959-055
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8295-9
...A Rhyme Without End for Howard Finster About How It All Began in the Country Near Lookout I thought at first of swarms of bees But, sure enough, it was God Who was shooting the breeze, looking about in thishere grove of red trees, Who said to Howard...
Published: 01 August 2011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9300-9
... preface How It All Began istory is written by individuals who have their own personal and intel- Hlectual histories and perspectives. This preface is a history of my en- gagement with...
Published: 26 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375821-018
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7582-1
... This chapter is a conversation with a former member of the Bulgarian Women’s Committee who is struggling to survive in the wake of the global financial crisis that began in 2008. ...
Published: 09 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373926-033
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
... Hoping to ensure quality and satisfy his demanding crowd, Bruce Mailman began to apply increased pressure on his DJs, presenting them with letters of complaint and asking them to supply advance playlists. He removed Sharon White from the roster and provoked Howard Merritt into resigning...
Published: 14 October 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373933-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7393-3
... enterprise in which clinical practice, research, and medical education began to fuse. The leading site of this fusion was the American academic medical center, which began at such leading institutions as Johns Hopkins, Harvard, and the University of Pennsylvania. Duke University joined the trend in 1924 and...
Published: 17 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372721-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7272-1
... At his Baccalaureate address to the Class of 2008, the class with which he began his time at Duke, Richard Brodhead encourages the students to take advantage of unpredictable twists and turns in their lives after Duke, telling the story of a new reading room that Duke alumni volunteers created...
Published: 02 November 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374800-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7480-0
..., which began to flourish in worlds designed with the well-being of others in mind. Cattails, charismatic birds, and a multitude of insects began interrupting human dreams and schemes. Final solutions to the problem of living with parasites failed in Palo Verde. Humans and parasites, who became paraselves...
Published: 11 November 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373759-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7375-9
... Chapter 4 explores how Llamojha ascended to a national leadership position and began international political work. In 1961 he started working with indigenous peasants from the Pomacocha hacienda, participating in Ayacucho’s most famous land struggle. In 1962 he ran unsuccessfully for a seat in...
Published: 04 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375685-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7568-5
... This chapter centers on the first year of the Cuban Revolution and explores how the government’s social, political, cultural, and economic transformations began to alter the function of television in Cuban society. The analysis pays special attention to the production of fiction and non-fiction...
Published: 07 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375876-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7587-6
... scholars attributed this decline to the collapse of state forestry, but this book suggests that another important factor was the depoliticization of forest landscapes that began around 2000 as foresters, loggers, and rural people began to reject the state’s authority in the woodlands. The book concludes...
Published: 09 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373926-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
... An alternative sound for the changing downtown scene began to emerge when musicians started to combined the previously discrete sounds of disco and punk. Oxford graduate and CBGB regular Michael Zilkha became a key figure in the development when he launched ZE Records in 1978 with “Disco Clone...
Published: 09 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373926-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
... when the Clash began their eight-night run at Bond’s and scheduled the lineup to appear as their first supporting act. Breaking began to attract more attention when Sally Banes and photographer Martha Cooper published the first feature on the form in the Village Voice . Following an introduction to...
Published: 09 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373926-023
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
... single, “Don’t Make Me Wait,” combined soul, disco, dub, and rock. During 1981 Levan also began to work with Island Records, reworking Gwen Guthrie’s “Seventh Heaven,” “It Should Have Been You,” and “Getting Hot” for the subsidiary label 4th & Broadway and also completing unreleased remixes of Grace...
Published: 09 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373926-031
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
... official target of criminal activity a chimera. The analysis resonated as the local neighborhood association applied pressure on Michael Brody to close the Paradise Garage. Aware that the heating up of the real estate market made his eviction inevitable, David Mancuso began his own search for a new...
Published: 24 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375586-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7558-6
... Here Rosemarie discusses Altgeld Gardens, the housing project her family moved to from Woodlawn, and what her life was like there. It was there that Rosemarie, with the encouragement of a teacher, Miss Radcliff, first began to think about going to college. In Altgeld, Rosemarie also learns of a...
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-099
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... their ancestral “indigenous” identity for the class status of “peasants.” Yet despite the overhaul of the land-tenure regime, by the 1960s, the illusions of progress began to dissipate. Above all on the Aymara altiplano, different organizations began to pursue a more autonomous course, and they adopted...
Published: 07 April 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373186-027
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7318-6
.... Lower-class groups demanded and exercised a larger presence in political and cultural life and in the city itself, and intellectuals such as José Carlos Mariátegui began to question the omnipotence of the upper classes and the closed political system. Many critics noted that modernization had not...
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By Doreen Lee
Published: 27 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374091-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7409-1
... This chapter follows Generation 98’s journey through the 2004 national and presidential elections, as activists sought to keep the goals of Reform alive by renewing their ties to each other and to “the People.” As Indonesia’s electoral democracy began to be dominated by established political...